- Unpleasantly or arrogantly domineering: his overbearing, sometimes ruthless desire to succeedMore example sentences
- Our disciple goes from pompous to positively overbearing.
- The dictionary definition of arrogance suggests overbearing behavior based on inappropriate views.
- This is a small, proud country existing in the shadow of a large, overbearing neighbour.
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- But then, if listeners feel the instinctive need to distance themselves from this overbearingly emotional display, there's also something bizarrely compelling about it, at least for me.
- The fact is, many physicists can be overbearingly macho about their field.
- The film reiterates this distinction between worlds by directly contrasting the aquamarines, open sky and searing light of Spain with the cold, wet and overbearingly cramped world of London.